Primary PLD

Primary school students in library

Professional Learning and Development for Primary School Teachers and Leaders

UC Education Plus facilitates PLD for leaders and teachers of years 1-8 at individual, team, whole school and CoL levels. Cultural responsiveness, teaching as inquiry, and pedagogical content knowledge underpins all services we provide.

Our facilitators have a wide range of curriculum expertise and also support schools with evaluation, data analysis, and collaborative inquiry to enhance student engagement and lift student achievement.

Support is available in the following areas:

This service provision uses a mix of face-to-face and online activities to support schools:

  • to implement Government initiatives - The New Zealand Curriculum, National Standards for Literacy and Numeracy, Self-Review Tools, Ka Hikitia, Pasifika Education Plan
  • with giving access to flexible or just-in-time professional development
  • to build, enhance and sustain professional learning communities within and between schools
  • to engage in in-depth professional learning and development.

Facilitators work with leaders and teachers to support evidence-based inquiry to accelerate achievement and improve outcomes for all learners.

Our team of accredited facilitators can provide your school, kura or CoL with centrally funded PLD facilitation, including assistance with writing applications to access centrally funded PLD.

We also provide support on a fee-for-service basis through courses and consultancy.